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When is A Casual Worker Entitled to Full Time Entitlements? | Employment and Workplace Lawyers

When is A Casual Worker Entitled to Full Time Entitlements?

What is a casual worker? A casual worker is someone who is employed without a fixed arrangement around…

29/06/2020 - Preston Law
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Tips for Negotiating a New Employment Contract | Employment and Workplace Lawyers

Tips for Negotiating a New Employment Contract

An offer of employment is an exciting time in most people’s careers, particularly if the new role means…

28/05/2020 - Preston Law
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JobKeeper Eligibility | Employment and Workplace Lawyers

JobKeeper Eligibility

Recently the federal government announced that organisations who were significantly affected by the…

5/05/2020 - Preston Law
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Restraint of Trade – What It Is and How It Can Affect You | Employment and Workplace Lawyers

Restraint of Trade – What It Is and How It Can Affect You

If you have recently received a new employment contract and have come across a restraint of trade clause,…

9/04/2020 - Preston Law
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Working From Home and Flexible Work Arrangements | Employment and Workplace Lawyers

Working From Home and Flexible Work Arrangements

In recent years there has been a move towards more flexible working options, including working from…

24/03/2020 - Preston Law
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Overtime VS Reasonable Additional Hours | Employment and Workplace Lawyers

Overtime VS Reasonable Additional Hours

It’s not unusual to skip a lunch break or stay back every so often to get a task finished, help a colleague…

20/02/2020 - Preston Law
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Modern Award Changes in 2020 | Employment and Workplace Lawyers

Modern Award Changes in 2020

In an effort to reduce instances of non-compliance with awards, employers will be required to update…

15/01/2020 - Preston Law
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New Whistle Blower Laws Explained | Employment and Workplace Lawyers

New Whistle Blower Laws Explained

As of 1 July 2019, the major provisions of the Treasury Laws Amendment (Enhancing Whistleblower Protections)…

17/12/2019 - Preston Law
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Long Service Leave Entitlements Explained | Employment and Workplace Lawyers

Long Service Leave Entitlements Explained

What is long service leave and who is entitled to it? An employees entitlement to long service leave…

27/11/2019 - Preston Law
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